Tri-Village’s Allie Downing, Franklin Monroe’s Abbey Moore earn top CCC girls basketball honors


By Kyle Shaner - kshaner@aimmedianetwork.com



Johnting


Bates


Conley


Hunt


Downing


Mann


Franklin Monroe’s Abbey Moore was named the Cross County Conference girls basketball coach of the year.


Dale Barger|For The Daily Advocate

Tri-Village’s Allie Downing was named the Cross County Conference girls basketball player of the year.


Dale Barger|For The Daily Advocate

DARKE COUNTY – Franklin Monroe’s Abbey Moore and Tri-Village’s Allie Downing earned the Cross County Conference’s top honors for the 2016-17 girls basketball season.

Downing was named the CCC girls basketball player of the year. The Tri-Village senior, who is committed to play college basketball for Belmont Abbey College, averaged 17.3 points per game, 7.8 rebounds per game, 3.3 assists per game and 3.0 steals per game for the conference champion Patriots.

Moore led Franklin Monroe, whose top three scorers were freshmen, to a 14-9 overall record after going 2-20 last year.

Along with Downing, Arcanum’s Stevie Johnting, Bradford’s Mandi Bates, Franklin Monroe’s Corina Conley, Mississinawa Valley’s Kelsie Hunt and Tri-Village’s Danika Mann were named first team all-CCC.

Ansonia’s Trinity Henderson, Arcanum’s Gracie Garno, Franklin Monroe’s Audrey Cable, Tri-Village’s Rachel Miller and Tri-Village’s Emma Printz were named second team all-CCC.

Ansonia’s Jailyn Thwaits, Arcanum’s Brittany Kinney, Bradford’s Oliva Hart, Franklin Monroe’s Belle Cable, Mississinawa Valley’s Mikayla Stump and Tri-Village’s Trisa Porter made the conference’s special mention team.

Tri-Village won the CCC girls basketball championship with a perfect 12-0 record. Covington finished second with a 11-1 record, Arcanum finished third at 10-2, Franklin Monroe finished fourth at 8-4, and Miami East and Newton tied for fifth at 7-5.

Ansonia finished seventh with a 6-6 record, Bethel finished eighth at 5-7, National Trail and Tri-County North tied for ninth at 4-8, Bradford finished 11th at 3-9, Mississinawa Valley finished 12th at 1-11, and Twin Valley South finished 13th at 0-12.

CCC girls basketball

First team

Stevie Johnting, Arcanum

Mandi Bates, Bradford

Samantha Whiteman, Covington

Corina Conley, Franklin Monroe

Haley Howard, Miami East

Kelsie Hunt, Mississinawa Valley

Tatum McBride, Newton

Aubrey Stupp, Tri-County North

Allie Downing, Tri-Village

Danika Mann, Tri-Village

Player of the year: Allie Downing, Tri-Village

Coach of the year: Abbey Moore, Franklin Monroe

Second team

Trinity Henderson, Ansonia

Gracie Garno, Arcanum

Alaina Hawthorn, Bethel

Jordan Crowell, Covington

Audrey Cable, Franklin Monroe

Bailey Miller, Miami East

Makena Laird, National Trail

Elizabeth Carroll, Newton

Rachel Miller, Tri-Village

Emma Printz, Tri-Village

Special mention

Jailyn Thwaits, Ansonia

Brittany Kinney, Arcanum

Becky Schwietrman, Bethel

Oliva Hart, Bradford

Lexie Long, Covington

Belle Cable, Franklin Monroe

Amber Kinnison, Miami East

Mikayla Stump, Mississinawa Valley

JaLynn Byrd, National Trail

Aliya Stine, Newton

Megan Poling, Tri-County North

Trisa Porter, Tri-Village

Mylan Crews, Twin Valley South

Johnting
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Bates
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Conley
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Hunt
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Downing
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Mann
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Franklin Monroe’s Abbey Moore was named the Cross County Conference girls basketball coach of the year.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/34/2017/03/web1_Abbey-Moore-WEB-1.jpgFranklin Monroe’s Abbey Moore was named the Cross County Conference girls basketball coach of the year. Dale Barger|For The Daily Advocate

Tri-Village’s Allie Downing was named the Cross County Conference girls basketball player of the year.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/34/2017/03/web1_Allie_Downing-WEB-1.jpgTri-Village’s Allie Downing was named the Cross County Conference girls basketball player of the year. Dale Barger|For The Daily Advocate

By Kyle Shaner

kshaner@aimmedianetwork.com

Kyle Shaner may be reached at 937-569-4316. Follow me on Twitter @KShanerAdvocate or get updates on Facebook by searching Darke County Sports or Advocate 360. For more features online go to dailyadvocate.com.

Kyle Shaner may be reached at 937-569-4316. Follow me on Twitter @KShanerAdvocate or get updates on Facebook by searching Darke County Sports or Advocate 360. For more features online go to dailyadvocate.com.